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Lost Circulation: Challenges and Solutions

20 – 22 May 2014

Dubai, UAE | Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, 20 May

0745–0815

Welcome Coffee, Collection of Badges, and Delegate Packs

0815–0830

Workshop Introduction/Opening Remarks and Introduction

0830–1000

Session 1: Geological/Operational Perspective

1000–1030

Coffee Break

1030–1200

Session 2: Physics, Mechanics and Chemistry of Lost Circulation

1200–1300

Luncheon and Prayers

1300–1315

Energiser

1315–1445

Session 3: Diagnosis and Data Collection

1445–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1630

Session 4: Current Mitigation of Lost Circulation–Drilling Engineering Perspective

1630–1645

Wrap-Up of the Day

1830–Onwards

Evening Social Activities

Wednesday, 21 May

0745–0815

Welcome Refreshments, Registration, Badge Collection, Hotel Safety, and Security Briefing

0815–0830

Opening Remarks and Introduction

0830–1000

Session 5: Mechanical Solutions

1000–1015

Coffee Break

1015–1145

Session 6: Fluid Solutions

1145–1245

Luncheon and Prayers

1245–1300

Energiser

1300–1400

Breakout Discussion Session (Session 5 + Session 6)

1400–1530

Session 7: Constraints/Considerations/Consequences for the Reservoir

1530–1545

Coffee Break

1545–1715

Session 8: Lost Circulation Effect on Zonal Isolation

1715–1730

Wrap-Up of Day 2

Thursday, 22 May

0745–0815

Welcome Refreshments

0815–0830

Opening Remarks and Introduction

0830–1000

Session 9: Wrap-Up: Mapping the Type of Loss and Choosing the Treatment

1000–1015

Coffee Break

1015–1145

Session 10: Wrap-Up: Well Planning, Strategy, and Forward Direction

1145

End of Workshop